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Ideal Math and Science Class Time

Ideal Math and Science Class Time | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
A short sample of projects that Sal and Aragon used alongside the Khan Academy core software and videos.
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Discrete Thoughts: Essays on Mathematics, Science and Philosophy ...

Discrete Thoughts: Essays on Mathematics, Science and Philosophy.
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Primary Graffiti: Math Workstations & Learning Resources Giveaway

Primary Graffiti: Math Workstations & Learning Resources Giveaway | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Share the word by posting about the Math Workstations and include Learning Resources Giveaway in your post (via Facebook, Twitter, Blog, or any other platform)!! Help spread the word. ...
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mental_floss Blog » Brain Game: Math Square #79

mental_floss Blog » Brain Game: Math Square #79 | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
It's Monday Math Square time once again, so give today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game your best. Good luck! The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. ...
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Guided Math: Yahtzee for Multiplication

Guided Math: Yahtzee for Multiplication | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Did you know that Yahtzee is a great game to play during math stations? I have a game for you today that is an abbreviated version of Yahtzee. The regular game would last too long to fit into your guided math game ...
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Mathematics breathes new life into Escher's art - New Scientist (blog)

Mathematics breathes new life into Escher's art - New Scientist (blog) | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Mathematics breathes new life into Escher's artNew Scientist (blog)Now an artist is continuing his work using mathematics that Escher never had the chance to explore.
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Mondos Link to TED: Changing Math Education

Mondos Link to TED: Changing Math Education | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Someone always asks the math teacher, "Am I going to use calculus in real life?" And for most of us, says Arthur Benjamin, the answer is no. He offers a bold proposal on how to make math education relevant in the digital ...
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cc's comment, June 25, 2011 5:28 PM
és molt interessant el bloc d'aquest profe, sobre tot aquestapartat: http://blog.mrmeyer.com/?cat=70
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Arthur Benjamin's formula for changing math education | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Someone always asks the math teacher, "Am I going to use calculus in real life?" And for most of us, says Arthur Benjamin, the answer is no. He offers a bold proposal on how to make math education relevant in the digital age.
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RT @tek_news: HNews: Pi explained http://bit.ly/jp0py6 #math #pi...
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Apple Used “Extreme And Mean” Math To Design iCloud’s Icon | Cult of Mac

Apple Used “Extreme And Mean” Math To Design iCloud’s Icon | Cult of Mac | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Another good example of maths inspired design.
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Teaching Science and Math Daily

Teaching Science and Math Daily | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
A paper based on David's Twitter list teachingscienceandmath (Teaching Science and Math Daily is out!
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Recommended: Exhibits add mirth to math - msnbc.com

Recommended: Exhibits add mirth to math - msnbc.com | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Recommended: Exhibits add mirth to mathmsnbc.comAn artist's conception shows the Museum of Mathematics, which is slated to open in Manhattan in 2012.
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Dartmoor School: Math Skills

Dartmoor School: Math Skills | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
It is a question that becomes harder to answer as students move from beginning math to more advanced concepts. It is nearly impossible to come up with a real life application for knowing how to prove trigonometric ...
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The easiest math conjecture it took 74 years to prove

The easiest math conjecture it took 74 years to prove | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
The Collatz conjecture is also known as the "3n + 1" problem. It's an easy problem to explain and check, and has been tested up into the nineteen figure range. But it's only now that anyone has come forward claiming a ...
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The Length of a School Year Math Activity

The Length of a School Year Math Activity | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
For all you poor teachers (like me) who are still in school (9 days left and definitely counting down), or for all of you super-organized teachers who are already stockpiling activities for next year, here is a great math activity to ...
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Dyslexia Untied: Difficulty estimating quantity linked to math ...

Dyslexia Untied: Difficulty estimating quantity linked to math ... | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health have discovered that the innate ability to estimate quantities is impaired in children who have a math learning disability. The link between difficulty estimating ...
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Some Kids Have Poor Intuitive Grasp of Math | Psych Central News

Some Kids Have Poor Intuitive Grasp of Math | Psych Central News | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
With some kids, it's not just that math is hard and requires work to learn — there's a poor gut sense of numbers that can lead to a mathematical learning.
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'Dyscalculia' is different from 'bad in math' — Joanne Jacobs

'Dyscalculia' is different from 'bad in math' — Joanne Jacobs | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
“Formal math requires some effort, and it requires effort to different degrees for different children,” said Michèle M. M. Mazzocco, the director of the Math Skills Development Project at Kennedy Krieger.
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Make: Online | Math Monday: Knit or Crochet a Dodecahedron

Make: Online | Math Monday: Knit or Crochet a Dodecahedron | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
By George Hart for the Museum of Mathematics If you knit, here's a stuffed, dodecahedral thing---I don't know quite what to call it---a toy, a pillow, a mathematical model? The shape is based on.
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Apps in Education: Maths iPad Apps

Apps in Education: Maths iPad Apps | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Math iPad apps: http://t.co/ii4Fjtl #ipaded #edtech...
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MatemáTICas 2.0 en la distancia. Nuevos escenarios de aprendizaje. « MatemáTICas: 1,1,2,3,5,8,13 …

MatemáTICas 2.0 en la distancia. Nuevos escenarios de aprendizaje. « MatemáTICas: 1,1,2,3,5,8,13 … | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
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The Math of Life - Wall Street Journal (blog)

The Math of Life - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
The Math of LifeWall Street Journal (blog)Biology used to be about plants, animals, and insects, but five great revolutions have changed the way scientists think about Life. There are signs that a sixth is on its way: mathematics.
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The 10 Best Maths Teaching Resource Websites | Great Maths Teaching Ideas

The 10 Best Maths Teaching Resource Websites | Great Maths Teaching Ideas | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
A collection of fantastic teaching resource websites that every maths teacher must have in their bookmarks: 1.
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Pupils 'should study maths to 18', say experts - Telegraph.co.uk

Pupils 'should study maths to 18', say experts - Telegraph.co.uk | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Daily MailPupils 'should study maths to 18', say expertsTelegraph.co.ukAll children should be forced to study mathematics up the age of 18 to prevent the vast majority of pupils leaving school with poor numeracy skills, according to experts.
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Learning to Count Not as Easy as 1, 2, 3 - Newswise (press release)

Learning to Count Not as Easy as 1, 2, 3Newswise (press release)Research has shown that children who enter kindergarten with a good understanding of the cardinal principle do better in mathematics.
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